Summary: This new edition reflects the steady changes in Conflict laws in the last decade, since publication of the prior edition. As with other members of the Understanding series, this treatise can be used alone or in conjunction with any Conflicts casebook.
Although none of the recent changes has been revolutionary on its own, together these developments have had a substantial impact. Therefore, the authors reorganized and supplemented Chapter IV, part C to addr ...show moreess the great importance of the Second Conflicts Restatement in choice of law in the courts today. Understanding Conflict of Laws also now includes a new section on cyberspace jurisdiction. ...show less